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Yolanda Soares CD COVER

Sunday, October 2, 2016 13:49
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Joao Carlos Daily Dose

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Recently I got to shoot Yolanda Soares’ album cover in my Lisbon studio.  Yolanda is an amazing cross over singer , who’s new album in a line up of four  Fado Royal  was just launched and is available in shops like Fnac or on Spotify . 
For the cover art  we wanted to got with a portrait that had the look and feel of classic painting of a member of the royal family . I tried to create textures and layers using different Westcott back drops , some old coper sheets I have lying around the studio were perfect to create a unique floor , I even used a mirror  from my living room , add some smoke and a  golden arm chair , we crafted a simple but pretty setting for Yolanda . 
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Coincidentally, some time later, she had an interview with “Eles and  Elas” magazine and they chose one of my images for the cover (shown at the top of the post).


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The entire setup was pretty complex and required some fine-tuning to get everything exactly as it was supposed to be. As always, small details make a big difference in the end result.

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Doing test shots before the model is ready (usually before she arrives or while she’s doing hair and make-up) allows me to save time and have everything ready when it’s time for the real shoot.


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Sara Kruss from Make U Over MakeUp.
Having a make-up artist on set is a very important part of the job.

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    TEAM:
    • Photography and Production: João Carlos
    • Make-up: Make U Over Makeup
    • Hair: Tânia Sousa
    • Assistants: Bárbara Gomes and Rui Rodrigues
    GEAR:
    • Hasselblad H3D39
    • Hasselblad 80mm f/2.8
    • Profoto B2
    • Elinchrom 750 Micro
    • Broncolor Verso A4 (Pack and head)
    • Broncolor Beauty Dish
    • Westcott ScrimJim
    • Smoke Machine

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